This is an elegant apartment of about 160 square meters in one of the oldest streets of Florence. It is on the first floor of a building (with a lift), a former 16th-century convent.
It is completely renovated, and it has a bright indoor terrace of about 30 square meters. The terrace features the whole apartment, as all the rooms overlook and have access to it.
The apartment includes:
- large and bright living room with high coffered and decorated ceiling,
- spacious kitchen with vaulted ceilings,
- dining space with vaulted ceilings,
- a studio,
- first master bedroom with his ceiling made with terracotta panels decorated in blue and golden colors,
- second master bedroom with wooden decorated ceiling
- third master bedrooms with a private balcony,
- three bathrooms (one in every bedroom),
- laundry room,
- indoor terrace of 30 square meters. It is elegant and comes with a sofa, chairs, and a canopy to shelter,
- air conditioning and an independent heating system.
The style of the interiors keeps the charm of the old times.
Some rooms keep the highest coffered ceilings, decorated and painted, now restored as they were. Some other rooms have vaulted ceilings. Arches decorate the living room.
There is direct access to the spacious terrace through every room, which is covered with a canopy. As it is is, this apartment is an oasis of privacy. The inner spaces with the high ceiling, vaults, and arches recall the ancient Convent’s character and tranquillity.
Location in the City.
The apartment is into the heart of the old town, in a quiet street right behind Palazzo Vecchio. As only pedestrians can enter the street, this area enjoys enviable privacy.
If you live in this property in Florence, you will breathe the real atmosphere of the city and its magnificent history.
From the apartment, you can walk to the nearest Via de Neri. Here you can find small shops of any kind, artisans workshops, tiny restaurants. If you get on the right side, you will reach the Lungarno (Arno’s riverside), the Uffizi Museum, and Piazza Della Signoria.
If you turn on the left, you will get to Santa Croce quarter after a few hundred meters. You will find the gorgeous Cathedral and Dante’s statue on its right side, the huge famous square, the site of the annual “Florentine Soccer Festival” and many shops all around it. A bit further on, you will discover the nice area of Sant’Ambrogio Market.
Why buying a property in the core of Old Town Florence.
Due to its position in heart of the City, the apartment can be an interesting target for your investments. It can be a private home or it can become a source to bring an extra rental income when you are not in town. You can still breathe the atmosphere of the ancient convent where the apartment comes from. Living in an apartment in the Old Town like this is a way to donate an aesthetic and emotional experience of great value to yourself and to your guests.
Services of all kinds are at hand, behind any corner. You will enjoy stepping out of your apartment and going on shopping locally. Small shops and daily markets are waiting for you. No need to use any car or means of transport. You just can go on foot. It can be pleasant, as well as comfortable, to use your bike, if you want. All you need are available to have a comfortable standard of living.
Taxis and electric minibusses are always available. Anyway, the Santa Maria Novella Railway Station is just 10 minutes away on foot. To go to the Florence Airport has become very easy. The new Tram line goes directly from the center to the main Terminal in just over 20 minutes.
Distance from major cities and airports.
Pisa: 92 km
Lucca: 81 km
Arezzo: 82 km
Bologna: 104 km
Rome: 274 km
Milan: 301 km
Pisa International Airport: 80 km
Bologna International Airport: 99 km